News

OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

The Extension and Experiment Station Communications (EESC) department writes news releases about OSU’s agricultural research as well as the various programs offered by the university’s Extension Service. Below is an archive of these stories. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

August 17, 2005

Bob McReynolds' goal is to replace a generation of powerful chemical agents related to World War II nerve gas with less environmentally harsh pesticides.

August 12, 2005

New leader appointed to direct the Oregon State University Extension Service Family and Community Development (FCD) Program.

August 10, 2005

Oregon State University is the western United States’ new center for the national Sun Grant Initiative.

August 9, 2005

Landmarks in Conservation is a groundbreaking project—a multimedia tool that helps rural landowners, farmers, ranchers and foresters devise a plan for their future.

August 8, 2005

An Oregon State University Extension Service workshop “Professionally Addressing Canine Behavioral Issues” will be held Sept. 10 on the OSU campus.

Recent Gardening Tips

March 24, 2017

Knowing your plants means you can care for them appropriately

March 10, 2017

March 3, 2017

Placing plants in the correct sunlight exposure can make all the difference

February 27, 2017

OSU expert gives the ins and outs of sprouting seeds

February 10, 2017